PUBLIC Relations professionals create and present positive images to the public about their clients, the businesses or products that they represent.
Among all fields of study in communications, public relations has the most employable options. Graduates who major in public relations secure jobs in Eric Seaton, alumnus of Northumbria University, UK, found the 3+0 Bsc (Hons) in Communication and Public Relations course well-taught. a wide range of fields such as event management, human resource, administration, media management and corporate communications.
KDU College Penang (KDU Penang) has been providing career-focused education since 1993, and we pride ourselves in preparing students for a variety of careers in public relations. An overwhelming 90% of KDU graduates were sought after and employed by both local and foreign employers within 6 months of completing their studies.
KDU Penang’s Northumbria University, UK 3+0 BSc (Hons) in Communication and Public Relations offers students with a non-examination programme that encourages creativity and dynamic thinking.
This degree offers them opportunity to explore and discover their own potential, parallel to industry standards. This degree is a full assignment-based programme and fully accredited in the UK and Malaysia.
Students with Diploma in Communication who fulfil the entry for degree requirement (entry requirement for degree programme) may be granted up to a year’s exemption and save up to RM14,000 at KDU Penang. 15% discount off tuition fees will be waived for KDU Diploma in Mass Communication holders. A wide range of financial assistance can be obtained.
“It’s a very practical programme and well-taught by qualified lecturers. The syllabuse is designed to match current trends and needs of the corporate world,” says Eric Seaton, who has been recruited even before he completes his degree with KDU Penang.
“The communication and public Event organising is part of the programme syllabus, which enables students to obtain hands-on learning. relations programme in KDU Penang is fun as its coursework based. Our learning is fun, experiential and engaging as it requires hands-on activities and learning beyond the classroom,” Nurul Fareha Jamal Mohd, who graduated with First Class Honours and is currently working in corporate communications and affairs.
The nation increasingly is in need of professionals who are highly trained in public relations and communications who can spearhead and meet the nation’s future challenges. Therefore, public relations programme in KDU Penang is the perfect choice for those who want to embrace communications as their career.
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